Note: In part 1 there is a gap in program (no content) from 00:24:10 - 00:28:28, as on original tape. In part 3 there is a gap in program (no content) from 00:04:47 - 00:05:55, as on original tape.
Description: Comedy legend Carl Reiner is a prolific writer, screenwriter, playwright, director, actor, and producer. After gaining experience in New York City as a writer for television series Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour, Reiner moved to California in 1960 to develop The Dick Van Dyke Show. He also directed and co-wrote a number of successful films with Steve Martin, including Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982) and The Man With Two Brains (1983). In recent years, Reiner has remained a steady presence in film and television and has written several books, including the memoirs My Anecdotal Life and I Remember Me.
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June 30, 2020 Subject:
Rest in peace
According to a TMZ report -- also Variety, the award-winning actor and comedian Carl Reiner has passed away at the age of 98.
He was one of my idols, as a writer and director.
Mr. Reiner posted this tweet just three days ago:
Nothing pleases me more than knowing that I have lived the best life possible by having met & marrying the gifted Estelle (Stella) Lebost---who partnered with me in bringing Rob, Annie & Lucas Reiner into to this needy & evolving world.
7:32 PM · Jun 27, 2020·Twitter Web App
His last few tweets are from yesterday, praising fellow wit Noel Coward.
This is his pinned tweet
This new tweet replaces my daily one about the 2600 displaced children who were separated from their parents by our President. I will retweet this until the remaining 700 children are reunited with their families.
4:44 PM · Aug 30, 2018·Twitter Web Client